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Hordern Pavilion

Hordern PavilionThe Hordern Pavilion is one of Sydney's favourite entertainment venues.

Coldplay, Justin Timberlake, Frank Sinatra, Little Britain, Mardi Gras and boxing - you name it, it all happens at the Hordern.

Many millions of people have been through its doors - to dance, sing, eat and drink and even to do business. Set in the exciting Moore Park Entertainment Precinct, the Hordern's historic facade hides a multi-purpose venue packed with potential.

Everyone has a story from the Hordern!

Venue management

The Hordern Pavilion is on lease from the Trust, and is managed on a day-to-day basis by Playbill Venues.

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Venue features

  • Tiered, retractable seating accommodates up to 3,500 peopleImpressive dome ceiling
  • Substantial rigging and catwalk facilities
  • Fully air-conditioned throughout  
  • Modular, portable stage
  • Modern Foyer / pre-Function area
  • Ample backstage facilities offer a mezzanine level Green Room, ground level dressing rooms and offices
  • Level loading dock access directly into Pavilion
  • Vehicle access
  • Beverage service outlets located in Foyer and Pavilion
  • Optus wireless broadband available


  • General Admission Standing: 5,500 people (approximately)
  • Full seated: 4,200 (approximately)
  • Cocktails: up to 3,000
  • Banquet: up to 1,500
  • Exhibition floor space: 3,100 square metres

Further information

Event Information: (02) 9921 5333
Bookings: (02) 9921 5335